FAQ's

Below are some of the most popular frequently asked questions related to driving lessons and driving tests. If you have any other questions please feel free to contact us and we will be happy to help.

 

How old do I have to be ?

You need to be at least 17 years old or 16 years old if disabled.

 

What do I need to get started ?

You must have a valid provisional licence. Application forms are available from most Post Offices.

 

How many driving lessons will I need ?

This will depend upon your ability and any previous experience. It will vary from person to person.

 

How will I know when I am ready for my practical driving test ?

Your driving instructor will tell you when you are ready but basically it will be when you are able to control the car competently and safely in all situations with little or no input from your instructor.

We will also give you a mock driving test.

Avoid taking tests at stressful times e.g. during exams, during the later stages of pregnancy.